Short-duration fixed income ETFs have the potential to deliver portfolios risk-managed alpha in down markets.
As governments worldwide enact fiscal measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we look at three potential market scenarios for investors to consider.
Intangible assets like patents account for a growing percentage of company balance sheets and can have a significant impact on business valuations.
A diverse workforce challenges conventional thinking and creates a more dynamic and rewarding work environment. It may also lead to better experiences for clients.
Despite a constructive backdrop and continued positive economic data, it’s important for investors to remain risk-aware.
Esty Dwek, Head of Global Market Strategy for Dynamic Solutions, shares her thoughts on ten investment risk considerations.
Explore the pros and cons of four distinct methods of model portfolio construction: customized, optimized, straight line, and straight line thematic.
Incorporating sustainability analysis in an investment strategy may help uncover opportunities and avoid potential risks.
Watch this brief introduction to Natixis Portfolio Clarity®, an institutional-quality portfolio analysis service for financial professionals.
Six midyear asset allocation trends derived from in-depth analysis of financial advisor moderate model portfolios submitted to Natixis Portfolio Clarity®.
Uncovering the potential for manager risk in smart beta indexing approaches.
After a first half run-up, our market strategists think rate cuts are already priced in, leaving little to get excited about in the second half of 2019.
Comparing the benefits and risks of three investment vehicles that investors can consider when planning for short-term expenses.
How selecting smart beta strategies with active oversight and implementation in volatile markets may help manage risk.
Evidence suggests that investors are not rational actors and may need help managing their emotions in volatile markets.
What the US-China trade war could mean for US policymakers American companies, and investors.
Bill Nygren and David Herro of Harris Associates on why investors shouldn’t let market clamor drown out potential value opportunities in their portfolios.
Identifying a portfolio’s risk factors – the underlying investment exposures that drive returns – is a critical step in the asset allocation process.
Portfolio Manager Kathryn Kaminski on how trend-following strategies can help manage risk and diversification by going long and short on various assets.
Two cybersecurity experts offer safety tips and answer questions about breaches, artificial intelligence, hacking, insider threats and data protection.
Biomedical and thermodynamic innovators give first-hand accounts of how they disrupted and transformed their industries and what the future may hold.
Investors interested in strategies designed to withstand volatile and declining equity markets may want to consider minimum volatility exchange-traded funds.
Although China’s economy holds great promise for investors, it remains to be seen whether it can lead on trade, human rights and climate change issues.
The former president of Colombia discusses the complex state of international relations and its future impact on trade, finance, security, and human rights.
Overview of alternative investment solutions designed for alpha differentiation, volatility management, downside mitigation, and interest rate mitigation.
Renowned portfolio managers discuss how active managers can differentiate themselves from passive competitors – and how they can meet clients’ new demands.
Equity substitutes, equity complements, and equity diversifiers. All of these strategies may play a role in risk mitigation, but they do so in different ways.
An active management approach may help manage portfolio risk and uncover opportunities in the current market environment.
With the return of market volatility, professional fund buyers reveal their top concerns–and how they plan to meet their goals despite them.
How financial professionals plan to navigate market volatility in 2018 by giving advice from both sides of the brain.
Three ways institutional investors are preparing for a market shift – and how they plan to balance risk management with investment return.